Bars
Say hello to holiday mode with tasty sips for your pre-flight pleasure at Gold Coast Airport
Food & Drink

Say hello to holiday mode with tasty sips for your pre-flight pleasure at Gold Coast Airport

If you ask us, your holiday begins as soon as you get to the airport, go through security and enter that illustrious limbo where a feeling of calm floats over. Time is irrelevant and ordinary rules (such as a wine after midday) are thrown out the window. With Gold Coast Airport’s multimillion-dollar transformation, jetsetters can embrace this time between check-in and take-off by indulging in the new bars and restaurants. We’ve rounded up all of the new spots where you can wine and dine before you fly. more

Art
Art ATMs, first-time buys and live painting – your guide to Affordable Art Fair Brisbane
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Art ATMs, first-time buys and live painting – your guide to Affordable Art Fair Brisbane

Affordable Art Fair was born out of the desire to democratise art and nearly 25 years later, this mission has spread all the way from London to Brisbane. The four-day festival is set to transform the Showgrounds Exhibition Building into an epicentre of culture and creativity this May 9–12. Local art lovers are invited to explore a curated collection of works from more than 40 independent galleries – and snag a piece or two for their own collection. Here’s all to expect from this Brisbane-first art festival … more

Food
Treat Mum to a high tea with French treats and tipples at Aviary Rooftop Bar
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Treat Mum to a high tea with French treats and tipples at Aviary Rooftop Bar

Chocolate, flowers and candles are lovely gifts for Mother’s Day, but there’s something that means more to Mum than presents, and that’s you! So why not give her the gift of quality time this year? Make Mum feel really special this Mother’s Day on Sunday May 12 at Aviary Rooftop Bar in Southport, where there will be flowing tipples, flavoursome French food and picturesque views of the Gold Coast. more

Event Highlights

Festival
Gold Coast Film Festival

Gold Coast Film Festival

Music
The Outback Trail

The Outback Trail

Community
Gold Coast Harmony Festival

Gold Coast Harmony Festival

Food
All-you-can-eat dinner buffet at Southport Sharks

All-you-can-eat dinner buffet at Southport Sharks

Art
Mapping the Forest in Tamborine Mountain

Mapping the Forest in Tamborine Mountain

Events: What's on at the Gold Coast this week. Start planning your weekend

Food
Dreamworld Food Festival

Dreamworld Food Festival

Food
Apéro Chic at Room 81

Apéro Chic at Room 81

Festival
Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival at The Collective Palm Beach Rooftop

Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival at The Collective Palm Beach Rooftop

Exhibitions
Italian Renaissance Alive by Grande Experiences at HOTA

Italian Renaissance Alive by Grande Experiences at HOTA

Exhibitions
Donna Marcus: Radiate

Donna Marcus: Radiate

Community
Currumbin RSL ANZAC Day Dawn Service

Currumbin RSL ANZAC Day Dawn Service

Food
Marketta Arts Creative

Marketta Arts Creative

Community
Currumbin RSL ANZAC Day Mid Morning Service & March

Currumbin RSL ANZAC Day Mid Morning Service & March

The Grocer
Liquid Death debuts in Australia, promising to straight up “murder your thirst”
Food & Drink

Liquid Death debuts in Australia, promising to straight up “murder your thirst”

Catching a glimpse of one of Liquid Death’s cans from the corner of your eye while browsing, you’d be forgiven for thinking the rad tallboys contained some kind of trendy alcoholic beverage or perhaps one of those energy drinks with near-fatal caffeine content. Instead you’ll find inside clear spring waters, possibly gently sparking and lightly sweetened with agave nectar. Upon this bait-and-switch Liquid Death has built its brand to incredible heights of popularity. And now, it's available Down Under. more

The Locals Next week: a Goldie local

Lincoln Lewis
You need to be able to give all of yourself to your performance, whether that be in a production or an audition. ~ Lincoln Lewis more

Weekly Inspire… Theme of the Week: Words of wisdom

Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere. ~ Albert Einstein